Art in the Office: Can It Really Make a Difference?

With deadlines, heavy workloads and other office pressures, the workplace can become uncomfortable and tense for employees. Artwork can not only make your office walls more attractive (for both employees and visiting clients) but can...

First-Time Unemployment Claims See a Rise in South Florida

The latest unemployment figures are in and the news is concerningB for the Miami-Dade county area. First-time unemployment claims are not ringing in the new year on a positive note. The public sector, health and...

Factors that Create a Poor Work-Life Balance

Creating a poor work-life balance is easy in this age of increased responsibilities and limited hours in which to attend to them. This imbalance is fueled by our views of ourselves and others and how...

Cubicles in The Office: Does Your Business Really Need Them?

If you look at the business landscape, youbll probably notice the widespread use of cubicles in the office. The use of cubicles is meant to enhance the privacy of the employees, B allowing them to...

The New Office Space

Over the next 10 years, the office environment is going to see big changes through the heavy influence of the Generation Y workforce. B According to CNN, those born between 1979 and 1997 (Generation Y)...

Coworking Spaces the Future for At-Home Professionals

Earlier this year we shared news on the increased amount of businesses allowing employees to telecommute and work from home, and workplace is changing once again. Now instead of staying at home to work entrepreneurs,...

Worker's Compensation Rates on the Rise in Florida

Are you familiar with the state's current worker's compensation insurance rate? If so, know that things are about to change within the next few month. Beginning January 1, 2012 worker's compensation will rise 8.9 percent...

Seminole Casino to Bring 800 Jobs to South Florida

Do you remember when we shared news that Genting plans to bring 5,000 jobs to Miami in 2012 a few weeks ago? Another large casino plans to bring a large amount of jobs to the...

Companies Cut Back on Benefits and Perks

Have you recently heard someone gripe about the company they work for cutting or completely eliminating some of the benefits? Within the past year many employers have reduced the benefits and perks they offer employees....

Apple to Reveal iCloud Soon

As we keep up with workplace trends, the changing workplace and technology, webve written before about Apple appealing to the business world as well as tablets like the iPad and smartphones like the iPhone changing...

Service Robots Gain Ground

After reporting that With Automate 2011 coming up March 21-24, the U.S. is competing in the international robotics market, more specifically for service robots, and America is definitely in the running. After IBMbs machine, Watson,...

Waving Goodbye to the Standard Office Cubicle

Evolving technology and a rough economy have contributed to new office landscapes, with a trend of most employees losing space, according to Many companies are axing the idea of a cubicle in favor of a...